Blind shopping was an idea to make blind wine tastings more interesting. The client chooses a region and receives wines that he does not know. We usually do with new news or curiosities that we want to give the customer. Every month Marta presents a blind purchase for customers.
Besides Port Wine, this region is also famous for its excellent red and white wines. The grape varieties grown in the region are not famous for their high production values; however, their history is secular, since some of them are from the time of the Order of Cistercians (Middle Ages).
Dão is located in the Beira Alta region, in the centre north of Portugal. The region’s geography is excellent for wine production: the Caramulo, Montemuro, Buçaco and Estrela mountain ranges protect the vine from the wind.
Alentejo is one of the biggest wine regions in Portugal. This hot and dry region is made up of wide plains, only interrupted by small mountains. Alentejo has benefited from numerous investments in the wine sector, which enabled the region to produce the best Portuguese wines and, therefore, gain international recognition
PortWine stands out from ordinary wines due to its unique characteristics:an enormous variety of types that surprise us with the wealth and intensity of their incomparable aromas, a highly persistent aroma and flavour, a high alcohol content (usually between 19 and 22% vol.), a vast range of degrees ofsweetnessand a assortment ofcolours
Marta this time, advises 12 green wines. Monçao, Lima, Cavado, Ave, Basto, Sousa, Amarante, Paiva and Baiao are the regions of Vinho Verde (Green Wine) that you will find in the wines we send, and you can count on good surprises in this magnificient 12 wines.